DIY Oreo Halloween Costume for When You Don’t Want to Be a Disney Princess

You know it’s a last-minute costume when you take a blow dryer to it to speed up the drying process. Everyone is talking about Disney – I mean when are we not. But this was…

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Celebrate National Pasta Month in Lincoln Park’s Trattoria Gianni

When you go to dinner and want a real conversation – you know to catch up over a few courses – Italian dinners are the way to go. I feel like we bond when we…

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A Weekend Away in Milwaukee: Fall Guide

Sneaking away for the weekend to Midwest cities has been my new way of life. Each town and visit feels familiar but is also distinct. I recently went on a fall trip to Milwaukee from…

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What’s it like to have Breast Cancer in your 20’s?[Interview]

A few years ago, I interviewed a woman who was diagnosed with breast cancer in her 20’s. She was awarded a grant from FAB-U-WISH, an organization founded by TV Personality, Giuliana Rancic that grants wishes for women…

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Chicago Gourmet: Truly the Best Foodie Event in Chicago

There was mud, there were tents, but beyond the camp-like feeling, there was elegance and talent and some of the best food I’ve tasted at Bon Apetit’s Chicago Gourmet. I woke up on Sunday thinking…

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